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Melbourne's best lunches under $15

Fuel up on pho, ramen, stacked sandos and more without breaking the bank.

Where to find Melbourne's best Nutella desserts

Nutella loaded waffles, crepes, doughnuts, pizza and more.

The ultimate guide to Melbourne's hole-in-the-wall cafes

We found Melbourne's tiniest cafes in laneways, under train tracks and on top of traffic islands.

Farmer's Daughters

A three-storey farm-to-table venue from Alejandro Saravia, celebrating the Gippsland region.

Tres a Cinco

A laneway cantina and bar serving authentic Mexican food and cocktails.

Yarra Kitchen & Bar

A pop-up outdoor dining space on the water's edge in Southbank.

Tiamo

Tiamo is a traditional Italian cafe serving classic Italian dishes for decades.

Beatrix

Cafe staples and legendary cakes from a baking master.

Sweet Canteen

A desserts, pastries, and coffee shop hidden in the colourful Driver Lane.

Sweetie and Moustache

Dessert central with the delicate and complex mille crepe cake being a specialty.

Kep Whitley

Beautiful chocolate creations from pastry chef Kep Whitley.

10 rooftop bars and eateries you can book

The city is opening up, the weather is warming up, and the best bevs in town are right upstairs.

Melina on the Rooftop

Melina serves great mains and delicious meze in a beautiful architecturally designed room.

Loop Roof

Panoramic views and inventive cocktails in an all-season rooftop garden setting.

Rooftop Bar

Enjoy open-air drinks under the setting sun or a starry sky, with city skyline views to match.

Arbory Afloat Beach House

Experience Melbourne’s largest outdoor floating bar and restaurant.

Ponyfish Island

Floating bar on the Yarra River under the Southbank pedestrian bridge.

Melbourne's best events making a comeback in 2021

Celebrate as Melbourne’s favourite experiences return in 2021

Back in the office? Here's what's open.

We've found lunch deals, hidden cafes, after work happy hours and more for your return to the city.

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Bars and pubs

Discover the city's famed laneway bars, basement bars, rooftop bars, pubs and hotels.

Cafes

Find the perfect brunch or coffee spot in one of the city's plentiful cafes.

Teppanyaki Inn

High quality teppanyaki cuisine with an exceptional wine list and plenty of premium sake.

Spice Market

The lavish Spice Market bar and nightclub takes inspiration from the ancient Spice Route.